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Recommendations to the President and Secretary of Education
Five key policy recommendations from select national education organizations. more
Photo courtsey flickr/Jason Means
Dear Mr. President
Your election dramatically signifies America’s ability to renew and reinvent itself in response to the urgent need for change. Nowhere is this clearer than in education. more
Students today were born into the information age. Has our education system kept up? Photo: iStockPhoto
Harnessing Information Technology for International Education
Over the past decade we have seen a phenomenal growth in the use of technology in teaching and learning in U.S. schools. more
Coursework about international relations, area studies and foreign languages have not traditionally been a part of teacher training programs in this country. There is an urgent need to remedy that. Photo: iStockPhoto
Teaching the World: A New Requirement for Teacher Preparation
The world is changing, and, inescapably, America is changing along with it. Unfortunately, our schools are not responding to these challenges as rapidly or as effectively as they should. more